Infra and Network Solution Architect

Posted date:  Jan 14, 2022

Stockholm, Stockholm, Sweden

As the tech firm that created the mobile world, and with more than 54,000 patents to our name, we’ve made it our business to make a mark. When joining our team at Ericsson you are empowered to learn, lead and perform at your best, shaping the future of technology. This is a place where you're welcomed as your own perfectly unique self, and celebrated for the skills, talent, and perspective you bring to the team. Are you in?


Come, and be where it begins.



Our Exciting Opportunity

Business Unit Digital Services (BDGS) is in the midst of a transformation to a true cloud native environment. We in Design Systems & Environments (DSE) have the mission to develop and provide an outstanding Cloud and Cloud Native Environments that can be used by all Product Development Units (PDU) to fast and flexible develop and deliver BDGS Products and Services to our customers.


Are you interested in a new challenge and build yourself a career within Ericsson and at the same time getting a chance to excel your personal career by improving your knowledge and skills developing and providing an outstanding and high flow Cloud, Cloud Native, Kubernetes?


We are looking for Senior Architects who will own, develop and maintain the Cloud and Cloud Native Environment architecture and work closely with the Strategic Architect, product owners and our Programs.



You will

  • Be part of “Solution Architect Team” responsible for architecture, design and system management of the Cloud/ Cloud Native Environment’s Networks.
  • Be leading and taking architectural and design decisions for the Cloud Env. Network in close collaboration with Strategic Lead Architect, Cloud Product Owners and DevOps teams, as well as architects and product leaders from the PDUs in BDGS and other Business Units
  • Translate the Cloud Environment’s roadmap and requirements to architectural updates and break such down to tasks that can be executed on
  • Be the Security aware and knowledgeable and implement Cloud security architectural point while developing the solutions and architecture
  • Have fun crafting world class services together with your colleagues!



To be successful in the role you must have

  • University degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent
  • Deep understanding of R&D and development processes
  • Good understanding of Network and Network Fabrics
  • Personality: Curious, Open minded, Collaborative and Perseverant team member who is eager to learn and have a can-do demeanor
  • A truly agile mind set by innovating, adapting, and responding to change
  • Ability to appreciate and build upon different, and often competing, points of view
  • Ability to see the bigger picture and create a full solution architecture plan for the Cloud Environment as part of the Solution architect team
  • Excellent communication skills in verbal and written English



Technical skills

You shall have Advanced Networking Competence in the following areas:

  • IP Fabric technologies for IPv4 and IPv6
  • Extreme Networks Offerings - Extreme Fabric Automation (EFA)
  • Pluribus and Juniper Network offerings (e.g. Juniper Contrail)
  • Network routing protocols (e.g. BGP) + integration with EVPN + VxLAN
  • Current SDN technologies and trends
  • Cloud Network Security (Risk assessment, ISO27001 alignment)
  • Network Automation (APIs, Automation of Network Backend configuration)
  • IP traffic engineering
  • Network performance monitoring & analytics


In addition, these proficiencies are required:

  • Technical Leadership Qualities (work allocation and prioritization)
  • Excellent Network Troubleshooting abilities
  • Driving end-to-end technical solutions
  • Solution scope definition, design and implementation
  • Evaluation of new technology/technical areas within networking
  • Interpersonal and team leadership skills



What´s in it for you?

Here at Ericsson, our culture is built on over a century of courageous decisions. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it. You won’t develop for the status quo, but will build what replaces it. Joining us is a way to move your career in any direction you want; with hundreds of career opportunities in locations all over the world, in a place where co-creation and collaboration are embedded into the walls. You will find yourself in a speak-up environment where empathy and humanness serve as cornerstones for how we work, and where work-life balance is a priority. Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless.



What happens once you apply?

To prepare yourself for next steps, please explore here:


The selection and interview process are ongoing. Therefore, send in your application in English as soon as possible. We encourage you to apply!


If you have any further questions, you are welcome to contact us:


Hiring manager: In this role you will report to Head of BDGS RDP R&D Cloud


Recruiter: Emelie Bohlin (


Location: Stockholm, Sweden


Kindly note that we do not accept applications sent via e-mail


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.



Do you believe that an organization fostering an environment of cooperation and collaboration to execute with speed creates better business value? Do you value a culture of humanness, where fact based decisions are important and our people are encouraged to speak up? Do you believe that diverse, inclusive teams drive performance and innovation? At Ericsson, we do. 

We provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, religion, political opinion, nationality, ethnic background, social origin, social status, indigenous status, disability, age, union membership or employee representation and any other characteristic protected by local law or Ericsson’s Code of Business Ethics.

Primary country and city: Sweden (SE) || [[filter6]] || [[custCity]] || [[mfield2]]

Req ID: 646916 

Be where it begins

Our Culture

Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. Share your most innovative ideas, bring your unique perspective and bring your unique perspective in a speak up environment. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it at a company where you’re empowered to lead and perform at your very best.

Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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